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i'm don lemon. outrage and shock felt throughout wash world today after the u.s. th e killed.rrs w now u.s. marines are speeding to benghazi where they will help secure.s. e t u the attack occued. u now. >> repter: officialsere at e state dtmt are before starting enbr, your doctor should test you for tuberculosis and s whethe you've beeto a region ere certain fungal infections are common. don't start enbrel if you have an infection like the flu. tell your doctor if you're prone to infections, have cuts or sores, have had hepatitis b, have been treated for heart failure, or if, while on enbrel, you experience persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, or paleness. [ phil ] get back to the things at matter most. ask your rheumatologist if enbrel is right for you. [ doctor ] enbrel, the number one biolog medicine prescribed by rheumatologists. of more than 550 miles you'll inevitably find yourself on a desolate highway in your jeep grand cherokee. and when you do, you'll be grateful for the adaptive cruise control that automatically adjusts your speed when approaching slower traffic. and for the blind-spot monitor... [ beeping ] ...that helps remind you that the highway might not be as desolate... as you thought. ♪ begig ce tbeen speaking to t uhad three thgs g on. by regularlibyans, but then you had a very targeted attack on the attack in benghazi by these heavy heavily-armed militants. we understand there were a couple dozen of them. they were using rpgs. very serious attack. as they attack the consulate, it the attack on the american consulate in benghazi happened in a nation that's experienced a tidal wave of changes over the last year. moammar gadhafi ruled the nation for 42 years. hereow a perspective on how libya has transformed from tday the 20th of october, we they're whole grain good... and yummy good. real fruit pieces. 12 grams of whole grains and a creamy yogurt flavored coating. quaker yogurt granola bars. treat yourself good. quaker yogurt granola bars. you see us, at the start of the day. on the company phone list that's a few names longer. you see us bank on busier highways. on once empty fields. everyday you see all the ways all of us at us bank
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starts a fire. and that is where the story with the ambassador comes in. the ambassador, mr. stevens, had been in benghazi temporarily. he's normally in the capital tripoli. also shawn smith, 10-year veteran, was also there on a temporary assignment. they were inside that consulate. fire breaks out. are told that gadhafi is dead. the libyan freedom from terrorists has finally succeeded on throwing the curtain on gadhafi's crimes. ♪ are helping grow our economy. lending mo so companies and communities can expand, grow stronger and get backo work. everyday all you see of , around c us bank. as part of a heart healthy diet. that's true. ...but you still have to go to the gym. ♪ the one and only, cheerios there are now three people along with one security person into a safe room. that safe room becomes filled with smoke and so at least ambassador stevens, perhaps other people, tried to get to the roof. and then at that point, we are told by one senior u.s. official that he is overcome by smoke, smoke inhalation and he later died. it's not clear precisely where he died or where his body was >> translator: this revolution started peacefully, demanding the minimum of legitimate rights. but it was faced with violence and excessive violence so god has put to us what can help us to gain vtory. want to get t some pres coming in from washington. let's look now at the president the secretary ofste. the president dretary of ate visiting the state department right now. the are the otographs. the president sning a coolence . and they'r urging os at the state department to do so as we they were anding in front of a
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found. but mr. smith was found in that safe room. so it was a very complex situation. extremely dangerous. you had, again, outside the attack by the militants. inside they are trying to fight the fire. and it was really two fronts. >> thank you very much, jill dougherty. we appreciate that. president obama has this warning for those it responsible for the murders of american diplomats in libya, justice will be done. >> the re is as follows. the resoluti was unanimous. >> we are interested in respecting the willdlsohe national interests. we trust that the w would also appreciate. memorial for those who had their lives overseas. you can see the president, et state hillary clinton there as well siting the statdepartme in light of thisy ugly and very tragic situation. very tragic suaon that happened i libya. the u.s. ambassadoto libya, three others ofrse wee told were killed a consulate. anw not only are s. marines headed to libya help that the fbi also getting volved now. here's the president. >> acts of terror will ever shake the resolve of this it great nation, alter that character, or eclipse the light of the values that we stand for. today we mourn for more americans who represent the very best of the united states of america. we will not waiver in our commitment to see that justice is done for this terrible act and make no mistake, justice will be done. >> as the story continues to ♪ ♪ crime andce copondent mr. ohoins me now. just how involved areth >> well, don, the fbi has confiran investigation is underway. that's the first thing. federal law enforcement officials agents from the new york field office are expecting to be deployed to investigate this case in benghazi. victims, for example, who were injured, key witnesses expected to be questioned, evidence of course analyzed and collected.
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unfold, we're getting in new information into what may have prompted attacks in egypt and libya and may have more to do with the anniversary of 9/11 than with a movie that insulted the muslim faith. looking at the consulate, that was after the mob attack. it wase our americans lost their lives. youeard jill dougherty lkg about how they died. among them, the u.s. ambassador libsther stevens. >> a free and stable libya is still in america's interest and security and we will not turn our back on that nor we will rest until those responsible for this team sort of snds by there in new york city to go out to events like this. and the team in new york is the team that would go to africa, of which libya is a part, don. >> i have a question for you, joe. many would think that we'd have a number of people on the ground including the fbi. why doesn't the fbi already have a team on the ground? >> right. well, first of all, there are some offices for example in africa that might be sending people there right now. this was cairo, ypt last night as aob atackedur embassy there. they tore down the amenand shre. waoring in senior international correspondent nick robertson. he's in london. what can you tell us about the people were liky behind these attks? >> reporter: we know the last attack on the conlate w the 5th of june. chris stevens was there at the time as well. the notes left behind said that these attacks are found and brought to justice. >> while we focused on the major political events in the lives of libyans, we should also point out that there have been dozens of violent incidents including a minor explosion in benghazi in june. no one was hurt there. mitt romney is taking some heat for joining on the attack last night, even as the events in benghazi still were developing. but as far as why the team from the united states hasn't left, that's anybody's guess. we do know there are some political questions that could factor into this. they have to ask the host government, libya in other words, for permission for fbi agents to go there and do their work. and the libyan government has to agree. so it's not yet clear what stage of that they're in. a couple of sources have told us this has been a fairly chaotic situation with the u.s. envoy dead, the embassy set on fire. by the way, libya also has a
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the attack was revenge for the killing of a seen r your al qaeda figure. they said he was killed in a drone attack. that was never confirmed, his killing, until yesterday when the head of al qaeda issued a video statement saying that he was dead on calling on libyan jihadist to attack and kill americans. late last year the head of al he called the obama administration's handling of the attacks in benghazi and cairo disgraceful saying they seem to sympathize with the attackers. you may have seen it here. a top romney aid bristled at the suggestion that romney may have spoken too soon. >> it couldn't wait? >> well, let me again reiterate. the timeline you suggest was not the same that i just went through. >> i'm not asking about the timeline. relatively new government. so a lot of reasons why the cogs could be moving slowly here, don. >> just a few seconds before we get to wolf blitzer. can you talk to us about the mood in washington today? we saw the somber pictures from the secretary of state and the president visiting the state department today in light of these killings. >> well, people are deeply moved. this was an ambassador well-known here and well-liked. qaeda sent senior jihadists to set up training camps inside libya. thr aware of the training camps and aware of the people running those camps. so we don't know if al qaeda had a responsibility in this or the groups affiliated with them had a responsibility if this attack, but they are well known for operating in that region and seemed to have had a hand in the previous attack on the 5th of june. >> so nic, all of this begs the question, the libyan government too weak to deal with armed it couldn't wait until all of the the information was found out about -- hang on. let me finish. you didn't answer. i gave you plenty of time when i asked the first time and you gave me three points. so you're saying it could not wait, yes or no? it couldn't wait? >> that's a silly question. >> it's not a silly question because now we're looking at -- you're having to backtrack now and talk about a statement. it's not a silly question.
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insurgents? >> absolutely. and government officials i talked to, they said we don't have a national police force, we don't have a national army. there are armed militias throughout the country. the government cannot unify them. isn't ableo projheir influence or per even outside the capital troli. they s they have left tribes in charge of the area around t al qaerainin camps. that's why you're here is to talk about that statement. >> i came here to talk about the failed policies in the middle east, which is what the american re interested. the failedolici of leading fr behind. what you wanto do is pay a gotcha questn. ght.as acceptable. did yu hefine. it wasacptable. it was right. >> i heard you, but that'snot . wot able to shut them down. they did tell me back in jun even then, the united states was flying surveillance drone inhe east of libya.e >> nic robertson, thank you very much. this crisis was just unfolding when mitt romney released this statement. it's disgraceful that the obama administration's first response was not to condemn attacks on our diplomatic missions, but to but we'll move onnow. i want to read what some in your party are saying. a speech writer for rold re s don't feel mr. romney has been dog mself any favor in the past few metis when reallyad things happen, when hot thingshappen, cool words or no words is the way to go so she says your guy didn't do himself any favors for jumping out in front of this. what's your reaction? >> well, as someone who served
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sympathize with those who waged ate tacks. the campaign started drawing fire from democrats and republicans. dana bash joins us from capitol hill. dana, this is getting nasty, but the question is, what sort of political gain, if anything, is in it for the romney campaign to release such a statement so soon? >> reporter: that's a question that's actually being asked by some republicans, not just democrats. to be clear it's democrats who are jumping on this big time, don. because of the fact that they as deputy chief of staff for ronald reagan at the white house anr asistan in the white house, i think ronald reagan would have had no problem with gernor romney speaking the truth and saying toth american people we shouldn't apologize for our values and we should stand up fo what we believe d that the american people believe a substantive question and discussion about failed middle east policies of leading from behind. >> that was romney's senior know that voters aren't necessarily going to vote on foreign policy, but they know this is a question of crisis and leadership and mitt romney is somebody with no foreign policy experience. that's why they jumped on it. i want you to listen what john kerry, the democratic chairman of the senate foreign relations committee, said. he used some explicit words. >> to make those kinds of statements before you even know the facts, before families have foreign policy advisor richard williamson speaking with us last hour. now to the apparent rift between the u.s. and israel. secretary of state hillary clinton says there's no deadline against iran and its nuclear program. so where's the red line here when it comes to a possible military conflict? next.
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even been notified, before things have played out is really not just inexperienced, it's irresponsible, it's callous, it's reckless. and i think he ought to apologize. and i don't think he knows what he's talking about frankly. it's that simple. >> reporter: now to be clear, we should mention that john kerry also was the designated pit bull against mitt romney at the democratic convention, so he's not without political background i'm an expert on softball. and tea parties. i'll have more awkward conversations than i'm equipped for because i'm raising two girls on my own. i'll worry about the economy and sort of thinking in his mind, but it's not just him. the democratic chairwoman of the intelligence e committee who tends to sort of step back from politics told me and our producer in the hallway a short while ago that she thinks that mitt romney did jump the gun by putting out that statement and he shouldn't have done that. never mind politics on the calendar. i talked to one of mitt romney's fellow republicans. he's actually the only sitting more than a few times before they're grown. but it's for them, so i've found a way. who matters most to you says the most about you. massmutual is owned by our policyholders so they matter most to us. massmutual. we'll help you get there. and sounds vying for your attention. so we invented a warning you can feel. introducing the all-new cadillac xts. available with a patented safety alert seat.
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u.s. senator who served as an ambassador dan koets coats of indiana. talked about whether it was right of mitt romney to put out the statements as things were unfolding. he basically said he thought that both jumped the gun. listen to what he said. >> it's a plolitical statement. let's avoid the political statements right now. >> should that be true of mitt romney as well? >> i think we need to keep the political focus on the election when there's danger you might not see, you're warned by a pulse in the seat. it's technology you won't find in a mercedes e-class. the all-new cadillac xts has arrived, and it's bringing the future forward. separate from the possible implications of what goes to security and how to protect our citizens. >> reporter: basically what he said is that any kind of knee jerk reaction in his experience as a diplomat quick statement sometimes comes back to haunt you whether it's the embassy or a political figure like mitt romney. other republicans of stature like john mccain, he's simply not going there.
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he's a very staunch defender of mitt romney, but he is also who somebody who knew the people who were killed. he's decided i'm not going to answer those questions. we'll keep asking him. >> always boils down to politics. thank you, dana bash. appreciate it. much more on this developing story including the history behind these movies and cartoons that incite so much anger. plus the government is revealing the new number of americans who are hungry, homeless and without health insurance. there's a surprising number invol involving incomes of every american. very outspoken on the topic standing by to react, next. i bought the car because of its efficiency. i bought the car because i could eliminate gas from my budget. i don't spend money on gasoline. it's been 4,000 miles since my last trip to the gas station. it's pretty great. i get a bunch of kids waving at me... giving me the thumbs up. it's always a gratifying experience. israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu wants
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nearly one out of every six americans is living in poverty. more than 46 million people, that's according to to the census bureau. 60 million of them are children. the rate basically held steady last year after increasing for three straight years, but paychecks and family incomes are shrinking now. dianouseholdncome dped $50,054. african-americanit try this... bayer? this isn't just a headache. trust me, this is new bayer migraine. most global financial markets. an attack in libya kills four american es. sources say the attack was planned. an update from the region, after this. oh no, not a migraine now.
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he they go now.mes of $32,229. professor cornel west, radio host tavis sy join us fm cleveland, ohio. of course, mr. west, an african-american studieex wh taught e,rd and princeton. together they wrote a book called "the rich and the restf us." the poverty business, whatever [ male announcer ] it's the power of aspirin plus more in a triple action formula to relieve your tough migraines. new bayer migraine formula. ♪ [ sighs ] [ bird chirps ] [ bird squawks ] ♪ [ bird screeching ] ♪ [ elevator bell dings ] [ sighs ] how mad is she? she kicked me out. but i took the best stuff. i'll get the wrench. ♪ you want t callit, you guys just got back from a poverty tour. what ds t poverty report tell yo >> it says that poverty ishe neic rm. it says to us that poverty in erght be abnormal but it is the new normal. when you takehe job numbers ese poverty nuers today and thenut o top of that the e child ho povertyate in that th [ male announcer ] kohler's tresham collection. life. with a twist. ♪ ♪ i can do anything ♪ i can do anything today ♪ i can go anywhere ♪ i can go anywhere today ♪ la la la la la la la [ male announcer ] dow solutions help millions of people by helping to make gluten free bread that doesn't taste gluten free.
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washington, d.c. is greater than it is in mexi,n y put o top of thathe agriculture department report that tonight in our country, 50 million americans will go to bed without enou food, you can fill the state of california and illinois with with hungry americans gh it says that poverty is threatening our democracy and we have to get it on the agenda. i hope these issues are raised. together, the elements of science and the human element can solve anything. solutionism. the new optimism. we have to get poverty on the agenda for2012. >> cornel west, what are you seeing in cleveland? don't know if you remember when yous in sho by people who were living in tents in so many cities who you visited and we profiled them here are you seei there i cleland? are yoeenythi anging better, worse? >> the social misery isill here as it is i other parts of the country. what we are insd by is the more details coming in on the attack that killed four americans in libya. the attack in benghazi was planned in advance. u.s. marines are now racing to libya to help secure the
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fit back. have had dnitorsor jusce and w the evergreen coive movement. we talkedbout our solidarity with the brothers and sisters in the teachers union with the fight in chicago. there's a fight back taking ace ll different forms, alcolors,ll reg, and we are deeply empowered by it it. >> so listen,guys. consulate. president obama is promising justice. joemana karadsheh is in tripoli, libya, for us. this tension that erupted, do you feel it in tripoli? >> reporter: actually, no, don. i was out and about today in tripoli. life seems to be normal. people are hearing about what happened and most of the libyans that i have spoken to are outraged by what happened. they are condemning this attack saying it's not representative of the libyan people and their the american econom i number e eltion issue. you knew i had toalk to you about politics. mr.ey auses prent ofam trying todismanehe are to work system. t that romn wts to programs like medicaid, food stamp ogra thavitalor os striving tocape port but is this the right thing? whatd nd against poverty. sentiments towards the united states and towards the west. they are saying that they are grateful for the role that the united states plays. many are familiar with ambassador stevens and the role e he played. people are really saddened by this attack. they are really shocked. it's also seen as a wake up call for the government here for authorities that have really not taken a strong stance.
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first to you,tavis. >> first of all, there should be called for an increa in the minimuwage. president obama ran on this issue four years ago. hard to imagine that four years ago he rform of eradating poverty in thiscotry. heanour years onlatfor of incasing the m w $9.5 anhour. they didn't get seris abou is m um wage out to be increased. number two, they ought to be prioritizing w and child they have not taken action against these groups that we know are operating in eastern libya and that have carried out attacks in recent months against western interests in that eastern city. >> it's on their minds. people are talking about it. my question is as you're out and about, did you see any beefed up security in tripoli today? what about the u.s. embassy in tripoli today? >> well, the u.s. embassy to say the truth is not an easy place to find. the's a reon why women and children are falling faster porty t anybyelse. theyht to priizing pr indurialmpandat michelle ale calls the new jim crow. we in the media are gilty of coveringe ce that we never cover the real issues. e had peoplehis tour, friends of mine in the media, it's outside the center of tripoli. i went there for a meeting a couple weeks ago and it was actually not an easy one to find. so i think it's a bit hard for them to actually find that embassy. but in terms of beefed up security, we're told by libyan officials that they are providing security for the foreign missions here. they are on alert and have been on alert for any possible
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sa i'd loveto you , but we have to cover the race between obama andromney. we don't have time to talk about an issue like poverty. sha and all of that when theeal issues are being it in the middle ofer book right now. it's excellent ok. so dr. west, i'm going to ask you the same thing are candidates focusing on th right things? what should they be talking attacks while the situation here in tripoli does look on the surface like it's relativity stable. there have been some explosions that take place from time to time. the security forces do have check points around the city at all times. i did not see anything out of the ordinary. >> joemana karadsheh, thank you very much. two months before the presidential election, we're giving you a look at the issues. a break down on the u.s. debt, $16 trillion and counting. about in yr estimation? >> ink they should be talking out bs. they should be talking about justice as it relates to working tied to big money, tied to big s.ie d to b corra we s barack obama, much beer to poverty. but barack obam ds not have a magnifent recor as it relates how does the left and right plan to balance the budget? on every one of our cards there's a date.
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to poverty. it's just better than mitt romney. mitt romney taking ovee white house wod be catastrophic but we're going to put pressure even onbase wins sayg you're not doing enough for our precious children and working people. trt investment bankers.ay you >> before we gotnto what said, i wanted you to get those points out. but you talked about chicago, you said that the mor there, mayor l,eman y sa he's a reminder... that before this date, we have to exceed expectations. we have to find new ways to help make life easier, more convenient and more rewarding. it's the reason why we don't have costumers. we have members. american express. welcome in. mistreating our brothers and siers. do you want to talk more about at? >> namely,hat wh it mes to their wages, when itome to the various mendacus and lies about them nohavingern with cren and when it cmes his defense of privatizingreciou puic educational systs. he must be sed. it's a matter of justice and
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ness and i stand very, very deepl solidarity with myeachers of all color chicago. >> but this is whap when you demon news collective wisconsin and indiana and around the country. this is what happens. and nuer , i ha enou of teachers bei demo teachers areundervued. >> you do this. we have to go. we're out of time. we have other things to get on to. thanyou ry m we'll have you bk. thank you, don >> stay strong, don. wel havee onthe unfolding situation in libya including hocertain ms can launch violent uproar across the middle threat amerans' intests oversea is back but only for a lited time! try as ch au any way yike! like parmesan crusted shrimp just $14.. m ryan isabellan crusted shrimp and dierently
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that's what i remember. seeing my doctor probably saved my life. warning signs are not the same for everyon you think sething wrong... see your doctor. ask about gynecologic canc. d t the inside knowledge. two suspects bailed out of the suv earlier. two others were still in the car when police caught them. balancing a budget, that's about $16 trillion in the red sounds about as much fun as getting a root canal. both presidential candidates -- i should say mitt romney and the president talk a lot about trimming the deficit, but do their numbers add up? ali velshi digging into the deficit reduction plans from mitt romney and president obama. >> reporter: just a few steps from the billboards of times square is a billboard of a different sort, the national debt clock. new york real estate developers seymour durs set up the first debt clock in 1989. >> when my father designed the clock, the debt was about $2 trillion. he would be shocked that we're at this number today. >> reporter: last year the federal government spent $3.6
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this is not the fstme that mocking the islam prophet muhammad hed violence. this cartoonist sparked protest kurt wester guard faced years of death teatsand last year a muslim man was accused of attaing him. palatable. president obama formed the simpson bowls commission headed by former republican senator alan simpson and bill clinton's chief of staff. they came up with a plan to cut the growing debt by $4 trillion over ten years. vice presidential candidate paul ryan was a member of that commission, but he and enough others voted against it so it never even got to congress. critics say president obama has all but ignored it. trillion. but it only took in $2.3 trillion in revenue. it borrowed the shortfall $1.3 trillion. and that's the deficit. the accumulated deficits, or shortfalls plus interest, make up the national debt. and it's more than $16 trillion today. the debt had run up under both republican and democratic presidents and congresses. both have had opportunities to tackle it. but it is never politically
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explain. so dan, you're the religion editor for cnn.com. what is it about the muslim faith that leads to these violent responses over muhammad's image? >> first of all, it's impor oit that sourcesay with regard to the attacks in benghazi that left the ambassador and three other american officials dead, that seems to be an attack perpetrated by extremists using commission co-head says the growing debt poses a major threat to the u.s. economy. >> where is the tipping point? i don't know where it is. but when it comes, it's going to be so swift and so savage. >> reporter: the president says he still wants to raise an agreement based on simpson bowels, but the cuts aren't enough. proposes $360 billion in cuts to medicare, medicaid and other protests over an antimohammed film to launch the attacks. it's important to understand the basis for these protests. . it goes back to the prophet mohammed himself who lived in the seventh century and warned followers against worshipping him. he was just a messenger. he didn't pretend to be divine. the point was to worship god. programs over the next decade. but because costs in those programs are rising fast, the debt would be $6.4 trillion higher in ten years. the president's budget also proposes cuts to discretionary and mandatory spending that would save $737 billion over a decade. military spending would be reduced, saving $487 billion. and unlike anything the gop proposes, there's a $1.5 trillion tax hike with the wealthy taking the biggest hit.
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he was worried about idol worship, about muslims beginning to worship him instead of a la and that led to this. >> do these believes mean that muslims ha no images or portrals of mohammed? there's no way to depict him physically? >> like a lot of things with mitt romney doesn't want tax hikes for the ric so howill heh th debt? >> will cut the deficit and get us on track to aalancebu >>eporte romney's 59-int economic plan calls for reducg the federal workforce by 10%. li he also imp entitlement refm a major detailed them yet. as for taxes, romney opposes cuing income t by a religion, it's complicated. in the 15th cey this high point, there were all these attempts made to depict him, the prophet mohammed somewhat, but to leave out his face. in recent decades, there's been a popular film about ohio mohammed. one of the issues is that for a long time, we didn't really see nonmuslims attempting to portray mohammed. we have seen this in fifth across the board, presumably balanced by closing loopholes, but, ain n specifics. in short, neither candidate has proposed a plan that puts a serious dent in the u.s. t. but douglas durst still holds out hope that one daye'lle able to retire his dad's de clock. >> i'm an optimist. we would have a very bi pa. >> rorter: ali velcnn, new york. attack inibyaills fo americans icluding the.s.
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christianity, where for many decades hollywood has been depicting jesus sometimes offensively in fil and others in art. t with globalization this is only beginning to be anssue with the muslim world right now. 're seeing mor on, a lot more attempts by non-muslims. some are hostio lam. so this kind of prohibition ainst depicti mohammed is innow. >> when these incidents happen, ambassador. ahead, marines are headed to the re. thfbi is getting involved. 't go away. i was spotting, but i had already gone through menopause. these symptoms may be nothing... but they could be early warning signs of a gynecologic cancer, such as cervical, ovarian, or uterine cancer. feeling bloated for no reason. that's what i remember. seeing my doctor probably s for everyone.rning sie if you think something's wrong... see your doctor. ask about gynecologic cancer. and get thinside knowledge that plinto the stereotypes of the west that we all get tainted when mohammed's image is mocked. >> right. i think that both sides unfortunately become an emblem so from the american viewpoint, this attack in libya becomes emblemmatic of this world. and with this film, that's seen in parts of the muslim world is until i got a job in the big apple. but he had purina cat chow indoor. he absoluty loved it. and i knew he was getting everything he needed to stay healy indos. and after a couple of weeks, i knew we were finally home! [ female announce purina cat chow ioor. and for a delicious way to help maintain a healthy weight, try new purina cat chow healthy weht.
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emblemmatic. and there are leaders on both sides saying, no, these are just extremists who are trying to gin up this sentiment against one another. but a lot of times those voices get drown out in polarized debates like this. >> to see more on how religion impacts the events of the day, check out cnn's belief blog. continuing coverage of our top story. four americans killed at the excve tohe militry, andommnt limed to one's military oath. theme set of values that drive our nation's military with ouaward winning apps that allow you to transfer funds, pay bills or manage your finances anywhere, anytime. so that wherever your duty takes you, usaa bank goes with you. american consulate in benghazi. just ahead, we'll have a closer look at libya since the fall of the gadhafi regime. ♪ [ acoustic guitar: upbeat ]
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